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Jan 20, 2015 6:24 pm

UFC Road to the Octagon: Gustafsson vs Johnson

UFC Road to the Octagon: Gustafsson vs Johnson brings you inside the lives of six of the world’s top fighters readying to battle in Stockholm, Sweden for what is being hailed as the greatest UFC card ever held in Europe. Starring in the main event is hometown hero, Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson. From Las Vegas,...

Jan 20, 2015 6:20 pm

Kimbo Wants Petruzelli or Ortiz in Bellator Debut

  “I don’t even know who’s there right now (in Bellator) as heavyweights. But s**t, anybody. Just feed me. I’m ready to be fed. … “I’m sure they would. I mean, they should. I mean, I would love to, (rematch Seth Petruzelli). I owe that dude one. The nature of it, I could complain all...

Jan 20, 2015 6:11 pm

“Killashaw” Ready To Demolish Barao

“I feel like this is still a very marketable fight based on how good of a champion he was and fighter he was the last decade. I feel like that’s the fight everyone wants to see. It didn’t get to happen in Sacramento, so there is even more build up now. It sucks that my...

Jan 20, 2015 5:44 pm

Confirmed! Cro Cop’s Back

Mixed Martial Arts Legend Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic has taken to his personal website to announce his UFC return. This confirmation comes on the heels of a previously ran ‘Rumor Report’ on BJPENN.COM, earlier today. Cro Cop last saw action under the UFC banner in a losing effort to Roy Nelson back in 2011. He...


Jan 20, 2015 1:17 pm

Ireland’s Holohan Confronts Lamas For Anti-McGregor Stunt

Top UFC featherweight Ricardo Lamas made himself available to media during the weekend’s UFC Boston event. While backstage Lamas was confronted by Conor McGregor Teammate Patrick Holohan. Lamas also discussed McGregor’s chances against the featherweight champion. Enjoy!

Jan 20, 2015 12:44 pm

Lima Injured, Daley To Remain On Bellator 134 Card

Earlier today Douglas Lima took to twitter announcing his removal from the upcoming Bellator 134 event. I'm again devastated to announce but I did get injured again in camp. Recovery is just 4-6 weeks I should be able to fight April or May. — Douglas Lima (@PhenomLima) January 20, 2015 The welterweight title fight, originally scheduled...

Jan 20, 2015 12:08 pm

Cro Cop Hints At Possible UFC Return

Rumors on the MMA front this week are centered around a possible UFC return for Mirko Cro Cop. The fighting legend was originally expected to sign with Bellator, but behind-the-scenes rumors started circulating that the UFC outbid their competitor, to once again secure Mirko. While we don’t usually take to rumors on BJPENN.COM, further evidence...

Jan 20, 2015 10:47 am

Wanderlei Silva Sues Nevada State Athletic Commission

UFC and PRIDE fighting legend Wanderlei Silva is suing Nevada State’s Athletic Commission for issuing him a lifetime ban from the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. The MMA Fighters lawsuit states, “The NSAC, like any other agency, is a ‘creature’ of statue and attempts to expand jurisdiction over subject matter not conferred by the legislature...

Jan 20, 2015 10:32 am

Fedor Makes It Clear, He Does Not Want To Fight

“He’s made it very clear he doesn’t want to fight right now. He didn’t say he never wants to fight. He just said right now.” Bellator MMA President Scott Coker informed the media following last week’s Bellator event that he was not able to come to terms with Fedor Emelianenko. Disappointed? Emelianenko last saw action...

Jan 20, 2015 10:08 am

SKIN-FLAP! Ron Stallings Nasty Fight Ending Cut — Graphic

In Sunday’s UFC return to action, main card fighters Uriah Hall and Ron Stallings slugged it out on the feet until a cut forced the bouts stoppage. This is that cut! FYI My coach took this photo right after the doctor had opened it up to prep it for getting stitches. Looks bad pic.twitter.com/5rtQ0WmALv —...

Jan 19, 2015 9:54 pm

REPLAY! Jon Jones Opens Up About Failed Drug Test (Full)

By now the MMA community knows that Jon Jones failed a random pre-fight drug test ahead of his UFC 182 clash against Daniel Cormier. Tonight, Jones first interview since the news broke of his failed drug test was aired on Fox Sports Live.

Jan 19, 2015 7:45 pm

QUICK TWITT | Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Congratulates McGregor On His Win

On Sunday after “UFC Fight Night Boston”, Conor McGregor drew praise from WWE legend, and actor, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, who sent the following Tweet to McGregor. Helluva way to electrify last night Irishman @TheNotoriousMMA Great to see. Get after it and grab that brass ring brotha. — Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) January 19, 2015 With...

Jan 19, 2015 7:35 pm

Matt Brown: ‘CM Punk Is Going To Be In For A Shock’

Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown is a veteran of both the sport of Mixed Martial Arts, and the UFC. Aside from being a top ranked welterweight, Brown has racked up 18 fights under the UFC banner, and 31 professional fights in his professional career, making him very qualified to speak about what it’s like to fight...

Jan 19, 2015 1:21 pm

Mayhem Miller Stabbed?

Since his retirement, Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller has found himself in the headlines frequently with multiple arrests. Yesterday, Mayhem sent out a warning to people who have recently tried to murder him according to the former MMA star, along with a picture of a gruesome, and fresh, wound that resembles that of a knife wound. All...

Jan 19, 2015 12:28 pm

Lamas vs. Mendes Announced As Main Event For “UFC Fight Night Virginia”

After announcing that Bobby Green and Jorge Masvidal would meet at “UFC Fight Night Virginia”, the UFC announced that Ricardo Lamas would be facing Chad Mendes in the main-event of the card. Lamas is coming off a dominant performance over Dennis Bermudez that saw ‘The Bully’ secure a submission win in the first round. The...

Jan 19, 2015 12:23 pm

Bobby Green Meets Jorge Masvidal At “UFC Fight Night Virginia”

In what is sure to be an incredible lightweight matchup, Bobby ‘King’ Green will be squaring off against Jorge Masvidal at “UFC Fight Night Virginia” on April 4th. Green is coming off a decision loss to Edson Barboza recently. The loss snapped an 8-fight winning streak for King, who will look to get back on...

Jan 19, 2015 11:44 am

QUICK TWITT: Arnold Schwarzenegger Congratulates McGregor For Win Over Siver

Following “UFC Fight Night Boston” Arnold Schwarzenegger congratulated Conor McGregor via Twitter, as he normally does, and even promised McGregor that he would be at his title fight against Jose Aldo, which is being targeted for UFC 187 in May. Congrats to the McGregor-nator @TheNotoriousMMA on terminating another opponent. Can't wait for your world championship...

Jan 19, 2015 9:21 am

CM Punk And Pendred Engage In Twitter Beef

Last night during “UFC Fight Night Boston” Cathal Pendred narrowly edged out a decision win over Sean Spencer. The decision saw all 3 judges award the bout to Pendred, something UFC President Dana White didn’t necessarily agree with. Following the decision, the UFC’s newest signee, CM Punk sent out a Tweet regarding the decision, which...

Jan 19, 2015 7:11 am

Fighters React To McGregor’s TKO Win Over Siver

Last night in the main event of UFC Fight Night Boston, Conor McGregor defeated Dennis Siver via TKO in the 2nd round to become the #1 contender (See that HERE). After winning the bout, McGregor jumped out of the Octagon to confront Jose Aldo in the crowd while security guards held him back (See that...

Jan 19, 2015 7:09 am

Fighters React To Cerrone’s Controversial Win Over Henderson

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night Boston” Donald Cerrone narrowly edged out a decision win over Benson Henderson. The bout was scored in favor of Cerrone by all 3 judges (See that HERE), however that didn’t stop many fans and fighters from disagreeing with the outcome. Below is a compilation of...

Jan 18, 2015 11:16 pm

White: Aldo vs. McGregor Could Take Place In Las Vegas In May

On Saturday night, Conor McGregor defeated Dennis Siver in dominant fashion and earned the right to fight Jose Aldo for the UFC Featherweight Championship. It was announced during the post fight press conference that the fight is likely to take place in May in Las Vegas. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter Once Conor McGregor arrived...

Jan 18, 2015 9:19 pm

UFC FN 59 Results: McGregor Dominates Siver, Wins in Round 2

“The Notorious” Conor McGregor did not defeat his opponent in two minutes like he had predicted, but the lengthier fight favored him as it showcased just how dominant he could be in the octagon. Dennis Siver is a top ten fighter but it looked like he had no business being in there with McGregor. By...

Jan 18, 2015 8:46 pm

UFC FN 59 Results: Cerrone Upsets Henderson and Earns Decision Win

Benson Henderson looked amazing tonight in defeat against Donald Cerrone who looked great in his own right. Cerrone never got to unload like he wanted considering he took the fight on such short notice, but he gained the decision win nonetheless. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter Henderson was more diverse in his attack than Cerrone...

Jan 18, 2015 7:35 pm

UFC FN 59 Results: Tibau Earns 16th UFC Win with Decision Over Parke

This lightweight bout may not have been the most exciting opening to a main card, but it was nice to see both Gleison Tibau and Norman Parke smart careful and smart. They both respected each other’s power and did not want to get within a dangerous striking distance. Tibau outgrappled his Parke tonight, though, and earned...

Jan 18, 2015 7:00 pm

UFC FN 59 Results: Pendred Picks Up Controversial Decision Over Spencer

That was a controversial decision to say the least. Cathal Pendred picked up a unanimous decision victory over Sean Spencer even though he was outstruck. Pendred landed four takedowns, but they did not lead to anything at all. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter Spencer brought the fight to Pendred who was not prepared for such...

Jan 18, 2015 6:24 pm

UFC FN 59 Results: Larkin Brutally TKOs Howard in 1st Round

John Howard’s head movement was looking good in the opening minute of the bout, but Lorenz Larkin was on another level tonight in Boston. Larkin was light on his feet and picked every shot strategically which resulted in a big TKO win for him. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter Larkin caught Howard off guard with...

Jan 18, 2015 6:09 pm

UFC FN 59 Results: Wade Takes 3 Low Blows, Still Defeats Lipeng

Zhang Lipeng and Chris Wade slowed the pace of tonight’s event with their bout. Low blows, strikes to the back of the head and a grapple-heavy fight led to a fight that may not have satisfied the casual mixed martial arts fan’s appetite for action. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter The referee called for the...